Tips and Expertise

Mindfulness and mirror neurons in learning

Former Beatle George Harrison once said, "It's all in the mind," while many people have been quoted as saying, "It's all based on fear."

December 2014 | Mind Tools

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Determining, developing and delivering effective cultural competence

Despite the best endeavors of despots, dictators and other determined empire builders over the centuries, cultural diversity is still present in today's society - and offers increasing challenges as technology improves and globalization progresses. Yet, as Alexander Pope counseled, "a little knowledge is a dangerous thing."

September 2014 | Mind Tools

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How is social learning changing the face of L&D?

Talk to any L&D professional and it won't be long before the subject of social learning crops up.

September 2014 | Mind Tools

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Finance fundamentals for L&D professionals

Maybe, in the business world of 40 years ago, with "HR" and training departments beginning to emerge from the "personnel" function, those who were to become learning and development professionals were content with being told their annual training budget and being allowed to "get on with it."

August 2014 | Emerald Works

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Conquering curation in corporate L&D

Since curation is such a hot topic, not just in the academic world, what is it?

August 2014 | Emerald Works

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